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hrósar þú verðinum;
veiztatu fyr görla,
döpr eru þín heimkynni,
dauð hygg ek að þín móðir sé. (eddic or germanic)
(‘As your morning’s work you praise your breakfast!
You don’t know clearly what’s before you;
sad is your household, I think your mother’s dead.’*)
editions: Skj Not in Skj;